How to change the background color in Adobe XD

Want to change the background color of your artboard in XD?

While the default background color in XD is white, there are certainly time when you will want to change that. Whether you’re designing a full mobile app or desktop ui with an alternate background color, or just want one or two screen to be unique, the process of changing the color is really simple.

In the mini tutorial I will show you how to change the background color of your artboard in Adobe XD.

Here are the steps:

  1. Open your Adobe XD project
  2. Select an artboard by clicking on the name above it
  3. From the right side menu, find the Fill option (make sure the check box next to it is selected)
  4. Choose a new color using the Color Picker or by clicking on the color swatch and entering a new color value